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Jul 30, 2014 07:00 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Ebola has been detected in at least 10 different types of animals and researchers suspect even more could become infected with the deadly virus.
Jul 30, 2014 01:41 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
The growing push to clear forests for palm oil cultivation in Africa may spell doom for that continent's great apes. Continue reading →
Jul 17, 2014 11:00 AM ET // Kelly Dickerson, LiveScience
Experts warn that the weight gain is contributing to infertility, which could be detrimental to the survival of the species in zoos.
Jun 30, 2014 08:30 AM ET // Jeanna Bryner, LiveScience Managing Editor
The newbie, now called Macroscelides micus, is the smallest member of the scientific order Macroscelidea and sports a narrow, trunk-like snout.
Jun 27, 2014 03:28 PM ET // Discovery News
Chimps are very much like humans, from giggling to grieving.
Jun 21, 2014 10:00 AM ET // Elizabeth Howell, Livescience
An oil company headquartered in London, has pledged to stop plumbing for oil in Virunga National Park, home of endangered mountain gorillas.
Jun 16, 2014 11:00 AM ET // Richard Farrell
Popular resident of Tsavo National Park in Kenya had tusks so big they were recognizable even from the air.
May 27, 2014 09:00 AM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Zebras break the record for longest known terrestrial migration in Africa, beating out wildebeest for the top spot.
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